16 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

16 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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16 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  31​h
Palm Beach
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Cronulla
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Penrith
— 3 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: New York City

6
days
Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Palm Beach: North Narrabeen Beach (in Narrabeen), Manly (Dolphin & Whale Watching, North Head Sanctuary, & more) and The Children's Bookshop (in Beecroft). Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Lane Cove National Park.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Palm Beach day trip planning website .

New York City, USA to Palm Beach is an approximately 31-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from New York City to Palm Beach. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Palm Beach, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cronulla.

Things to do in Palm Beach

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Manly, Mona Vale Beach, Avalon Beach, Taronga Zoo, North Narrabeen Beach
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
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Shelly Beach
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach

4
days
Cronulla

Cronulla ©
Cronulla is a beachside suburb, in Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cronulla: Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden (in North Sydney), Luna Park Sydney (in Milsons Point) and Vaucluse (Vaucluse House, Nielsen Park, & more). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bronte Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarama Beach, get in on the excitement at Sydney Olympic Park, and stop by Aquabumps.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cronulla trip planner.

Getting from Palm Beach to Cronulla by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October in Cronulla, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Cronulla

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Vaucluse, Sydney Olympic Park, Bondi, Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden, Bronte Beach
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Cronulla Beach Walk ©
Cronulla Beach Walk
Luna Park Sydney ©
Luna Park Sydney
Nielsen Park ©
Nielsen Park

3
days
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Penrith side-trips: Parramatta (Old Government House, Parramatta Park, & more), Wet 'n' Wild Sydney (in Prospect) and Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Downunder and examine the collection at Museum of Fire.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Penrith vacation planner.

You can drive from Cronulla to Penrith in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Cronulla in October, expect little chillier with lows of 51°F in Penrith. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

#Fun & Games, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Parramatta, Wet 'n' Wild Sydney, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
iFLY Downunder ©
iFLY Downunder
Wet 'n' Wild Sydney ©
Wet 'n' Wild Sydney

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